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Alpine Air Alaska

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Girdwood, AK, USA
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About Alpine Air Alaska
Alpine Air Alaska is a helicopter tour company in Girdwood, Alaska. We offer scenic flightseeing, glacier landings, and glacier dog sledding in the Summer!
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Summer Glacier Dogsledding Tour from Girdwood

Take a short helicopter from Girdwood to Punchbowl Glacier, where you meet your guides—and the dogs—at a remote base camp. Learn about the mushing lifestyle and the history of the legendary Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, then take in the amazing scenery as a team of sled dogs pulls you across an alpine snowfield. You even get a chance to drive the sled.
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2 hours
from $598.27

Glacier Landing Tour from Girdwood

Few people will ever walk on ancient ice, but on this tour, you’re one of the lucky ones. Take a private helicopter flight over the Chugach Mountains, one of the most heavily-glaciated regions in North America. State-of-the-art aircraft with large windows guarantee excellent sightseeing from the air. You'll also have the opportunity to walk around on the glacier.
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1 hour
from $434.81

Prince William Sound Tour with Glacier Landing from Girdwood

Get a bird’s-eye view of the majestic Alaskan mountains, glaciers, and waters on a helicopter tour before landing on the glacier to give you a chance to explore the remote ice-covered world. A must-see for photographers and nature lovers, this corner of Alaska is one of the most glaciated places in North America and the expansiveness of the ice can only be appreciated from an aerial view.
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1 hour 30 minutes
from $543.79

30 Minute Flightseeing Tour from Girdwood

Soar over Alaska’s rugged peaks and pristine glaciers on a sightseeing flight that departs Girdwood to explore one of the most glaciated regions in North America. Ideal for photographers and nature enthusiasts, the aerial view displays Alaska’s vast landscapes in a way you can’t see on any other tour. Plus, the expansive views increase the chances of spotting wildlife in its natural habitat—from a safe distance.
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30 minutes
from $325.84
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TC81 wrote a review Aug 4
Pocatello, Idaho2 contributions
Breathtaking views in the helicopter! Amazing dogs and dogsledding! Experience of a lifetime! 100% recommended the dogsledding with Alpine Air!!!
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Beth P wrote a review Aug 1
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Our favorite part of our glacier dogsledding tour was getting to meet the dogs! The glacier was beautiful, a nice break from summer heat, plus an awesome and fast helicopter ride to and from the glacier! 10/10 would do again.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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timfaraway wrote a review Jul 2020
Anchorage, Alaska39 contributions5 helpful votes
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Had an amazing time. Got geared up, had an easy 10 minute flight out to the glacier. Met the dogs and mushers. Went on a couple laps around the glacier on the sled talking about the dogs and glaciers and such. Guides were super professional, knowledgeable and friendly. The pilot
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Chelsea H wrote a review Jul 2020
Connecticut6 contributions
This was the highlight of our honeymoon trip. The views from the large windows of the helicopter was so much better than what I have experienced in the flightseeing planes. The ride was very smooth and pilot was personable. Drinking some glacier water at the top was
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from AlpineAirAlaska, Office Manager at Alpine Air Alaska
Responded 1 week ago
As we like to say, love is in the Alpine Air! Thank you for letting us celebrate with you!
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bilberrymom wrote a review Jul 2020
Monroeville, Pennsylvania207 contributions9 helpful votes
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When I was planning our Alaska vacation, I wanted to include a helicopter tour and a dog sled tour. This tour gave us both experiences in one tour. What better way to have a sled dog experience than on a glacier? Everyone on the tour was friendly and helpful right from the
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Response from AlpineAirAlaska, Office Manager at Alpine Air Alaska
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review! It really is a unique experience to go dog sledding on the snow in July! We are glad you enjoyed the helicopter, the dogs and the staff! It was a pleasure flying with you! Sincerely, Rachel Office Manager
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